Sunday, 2 October 2016

Review: Austentatious, Leicester Square Theatre

"We've all been lost in a jazz fugue..."

Just a quickie to cover this most inspired of improv troupes - Austentatious. I've seen them a couple of times now (review #1 + review #2) and never failed to be highly amused by their work, as the six-strong company improvise a 'lost' Jane Austen story from a title given by the audience - this one was Darcy and the Pemberley Cartel - and let it wind its merry way into whatever shenanigans spill forth. I can't say much more about it than it is something you should definitely experience live and with a UK tour in the offing (dates and venues copied and pasted from their website below), you've no excuse. (London dates are here - generally the last Sunday of the month)



SATURDAY 8TH OCTOBER | 7.30PM | CHESTER TOWN HALL

Book here or call 01244 409 113.

THURSDAY 13TH OCTOBER | 7.30PM | HAZLITT THEATRE, MAIDSTONE

Book here or call 01622 758 611.

FRIDAY 14TH OCTOBER | THE MILL ARTS CENTRE, BANBURY

Book here or call 01295 279 002.

SATURDAY 15TH OCTOBER | 7.30PM | WALKER THEATRE, SHREWSBURY

Book here or call 01743 281 281.

WEDNESDAY 19TH OCTOBER | THE BISHOP'S PALACE, WELLS

Book here or call 0300 201 0211.

THURSDAY 20TH OCTOBER | 7.30PM | PHOENIX, EXETER

Book here or call 01392 667 080.

FRIDAY 21ST OCTOBER | 8.00PM | MCMILLAN THEATER, BRIDGWATER

Book here or call 01278 556 677.

SATURDAY 22ND OCTOBER | 7.30PM | MARINE THEATRE, LYME REGIS

Book here or call 01297 442 138.

THURSDAY 27TH OCTOBER | 8:00PM | THE LANTERN, BRISTOL

Book here or call 0844 887 1500.

FRIDAY 28TH OCTOBER | 7.45PM | GRAND THEATRE, SWANSEA

Book here or call 01792 475 715.
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SATURDAY 29TH OCTOBER | 7.45PM | MERLIN THEATRE, FROME

Book here or call 01373 465 949.

November

THURSDAY 3RD NOVEMBER | 7.30PM | THE ATKINSON, SOUTHPORT

Book here or call 01704 533 333.

FRIDAY 4TH NOVEMBER | 8.00PM | KEY THEATRE, PETERBOROUGH

Book here or call 01733 207 239.

FRIDAY 11TH NOVEMBER | 7.00PM | ARTS CENTRE, SWINDON

Book here or call 01793 524 481.

FRIDAY 18TH NOVEMBER | 8.00PM | ARTS CENTRE, CRANLEIGH

Book here or call 01483 278 000.

SATURDAY 19TH NOVEMBER | 8.00PM | PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE, LINCOLN

Book here or call 01522 837 600.

THURSDAY 24TH NOVEMBER | 8.00PM | ARTRIX, BROMSGROVE

Book here or call 01527 577 330.

FRIDAY 25TH NOVEMBER | 8.00PM | THE DUKES, LANCASTER

Book here or call 01524 598 500.

SATURDAY 26TH NOVEMBER | 8.00PM | BREWERY ARTS CENTRE, KENDAL

Book here or call 01539 725 133.

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